Want to purchase a historic home sign for your house? Click on this link: Historical Commission Marker Flyer 2022 draft
Take a self-guided walking tour of Wakefield!
- Prospect-Church Street Tour,
- Lakeside Walking Tour,
- or the brand-new tour of historic Downtown Wakefield.
Questions about Wakefield’s history, or the Wakefield Historical Commission? You can contact us through the wordpress link or through the Town’s website, or call us at 857-301-8805.
National Register Program in Wakefield
Wakefield’s List of Significant Sites
Discover Wakefield’s Architectural History
Challenges facing Wakefield’s Old Burying Ground. (***Read the history of the Old Burying Ground.)
Discover Wakefield’s history — visit the website of the Wakefield Historical Society.
NEXT MEETING: fourth Wednesday of the month, Americal Civic Center, Heritage Room, 7:30 p.m.
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Tax Credit
Economic Impacts of Historic Preservation in Massachusetts
The National Register of Historic Places: Effects and Benefits of Listing